Vital Football

Latest Sunderland AFC News

O'Neill linked with Cuellar re-union

O'Neill linked with Cuellar re-union

According to reports, Martin O'Neill could be set to make Aston Villa free agent Carlos Cuellar his first permanent capture.

The Spaniard, who arrived at Villa Park under O'Neill for ~£9m, is out of contract and looks set to leave the Midlands.

A re-union with O'Neill seems likely and the papers are reporting that the deal is as good as done.

Other free agent targets include Wigan Athletic midfielder Mohammed Diame as well as Bolton's Kevin Davies and Blackburn Rovers' Junior Hoilett.

Veteran Wanderers forward Davies suggested that despite relegation he would remain at the Reebok Stadium.

As eluded to before, Canadian winger Hoilett is sure to be sought after by bigger clubs, Tottenham Hotspur among those linked.

O'Neill is also being linked with moves for players who are under contract.

Chelsea's backup left back Ryan Bertrand is one of those on O'Neill's summer shopping list according to The Daily Mail and The Sunday Sun.

Athletico Bilbao forward Fernando Llorente is also being linked with a move to the Stadium of Light. With bigger suitors from all over Europe, this has to be one of the more far-fetched transfer rumours of the summer!

Another striker continually linked, and who could actually make the move to Wearside is Wolves' Stephen Fletcher, who has been linked with a move for several weeks now.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:safc123
Date:Wednesday May 16 2012
Time: 1:17PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

Officials - Aston Villa v Sunderland (21/11/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Aston Villa and Sunderland this Tuesday.

Sunderland Announce Grayson Replacement

Yesterday evening Sunderland confirmed the speculation by announcing Chris Coleman as Simon Grayson replacement in the hotseat.

Vital View - Championship - 17th-18th November 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 17th-18th November.

Stats: Sunderland v Millwall

All the stats from Sunderland (2) vs (2) Millwall, Stadium of Light, 18/11/17 Att: 27,399

Archived Vital Sunderland Articles

Vital Sunderland articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Sunderland
Write For Vital Sunderland
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Aston Villa v Sunderland
Suggested By:
Sunderland win0%
Aston Villa win0%
Draw0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Results (view all)

Sunderland A.F.C. Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Tony Lambton1
Write for Vital Football